Kirsch Center entrance

Biological, Health & Environmental
Sciences Division

Welcome to the Biological, Health and Environmental Sciences Division.


I am pleased to welcome you to the BHES Division. If you are looking for a supportive and nurturing learning environment where dedicated and knowledgeable faculty and staff are committed to your future, you have come to the right place.
The Division of Biological, Health and Environmental Sciences  includes the departments of:


Biological Sciences

Environmental Studies

Health Technologies

Medical Laboratory Technology and


  The BHES-WE division aspires to excellence in teaching, career preparation and job training.Our mission is to educate and mentor transfer students, students in vocational programs, life-long learners and members of our community.
Consistent with this mission, we are committed to equity and diversity in order to ensure excellence. We also reach out to pre-college students and to the community in which we live, to inspire an interest in our areas of study.
We are delighted that you are interested in our division. This website will introduce you to some of the opportunities and resources that are available to you here in our division.

On behalf of our faculty and staff, I welcome you to our division and we look forward to working with you! Best wishes for success with your college plans and your personal goals.



Dr. Anita Muthyala-Kandula

Division Dean 

The division office is located in the Kirsch Center for Environmental Studies Building, 2nd floor Rm #228. The Kirsch Center is located on the Southeast side of the campus, just off the McClellan Road entrance.

******Temporary Division Office Hours******

Monday-Thursday  10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Closed Fridays.


Due to staffing limitations office hours may vary, calling ahead for an appointment is encouraged. (408.864.8773)



Welcome to Spring Quarter 2014!!

Last day to add classes is Saturday April 19. No late adds are processed.

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Biological, Health and Environmental Sciences
Building: Kirsch Center, Room 228
Contact: Melissa Ingalls
Phone: 408.864.8773

Last Updated: 4/17/14